Online diagnoses becoming more popular

January 15, 2013 9:58:41 AM PST
A new survey finds that a lot more people are going online to diagnose their medical issues instead of going to the doctor.

Pew Research shows 35 percent of those polled have used the Internet to figure out what ailment they or someone they know has.

Of those using their computers for health information, about 59 percent admit to diagnosing themselves.